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When the power goes out, a back-up generator can be a solution to help stay warm. Operate it outdoors so it has plenty of ventilation, and never plug a generator into a wall outlet. Get more information.
When the weather gets cold, space heaters are often used to stay warm. Just remember to use them safely. Keep them at least three feet away flammable material, and never leave them on unattended. Get more information.
Take simple steps to warm your home this winter and lower heating costs at the same time. For example, use the sun's natural heat by opening curtains during sunny days. Get more information.